Experts estimated that employment opportunities are growing in travel advisory, sales, marketing, product designing and software development. In India’s e-commerce sector online travel sector is one of the largest growing segments and there is always demand for across the job roles and experience levels. Online industry is looking to hire for multiple roles such as travel advisory, sales, marketing, product designing and software development, among others. Travel industry is hiring from other sectors like hospitality, airlines, travel-related or e-commerce industries. Hiring managers are looking for the individuals with domain expertise in these industries are hired for various roles ├óÔé¼ÔÇØ from product designing, product management, contracting, business development, vendor management and technology development.
Online travel industry is growing to be remains one of the country’s strongest. Online travel industry recorded 28% growth in previous quarter. The growing hiring needs created significant demand for HR professionals in the online travel industry. Many job opportunities are created for the experienced professionals in recruitment and talent management. There were a variety of options for candidates in travel e-commerce and to get the right opportunity, candidates should ensure that their CVs had things that differentiated them from others. These could be certifications, HRMS exposure or HR proficiencies.
Digital marketing plays key role in the online travel industry as it plays a crucial role in the overall marketing mix and is an in-demand role in our industry. Travel e-commerce grows along with the growing number of consumers online. The digital marketing skills include SEO, SEM, display advertising, affiliate networks and social media. A professional must have strong communication and sales and organizational skills to build a successful career in an online travel industry. Being detail-oriented and having a passion for travelling were added advantages for the candidates who are passionate to choose their career in online travel industry.